Tokyo
International curriculum
Ages 4 to 12

Jingumae International Exchange School

Verified
CurriculumInternational
Age RangeAges 4 to 12
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate Yes
Avg. students per class 10
Max. students per class 15
First year fees:

School Information

Number of students

62

Number of nationalities represented in the school

15

Most common nationality

USA

Ratio of local students to international students

100 % international students

Max. number of students per class

15

Average number of students per class

10

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Only in Kindergarten.

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in the school's language of instruction

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

Japanese

Use of technology in the classroom

Teachers use Smart Board (interactive white board) to instruct and show materials.
Students use lap top computers to look at materials and research.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

30 minutes

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

Not currently

Entry evaluation for students

Yes

Brief description of entry evaluation required

He or she attends a class of his/her age for a half day and the teacher will assess his academic and social ability.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No specific date

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes, as long as space available in the class.

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

N/A

External examinations/assessments available

International Schools' Assessment Test (Grade 3 through Grade 6)

Results in these examinations

All students took above the average score in Reading, Writing, and Math.

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No

How does the school accommodate non-religious students or students of a different religion?

N/A

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

No

Learning support offered

N/A

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Grade skipping

Student access to education psychologist

No

School start time

8:25 AM

School finish time

3:15 PM or 4:00 PM with After School Program

Supervised care before/after school

No

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

After School Program: Dance, Guitar, Japanese Dance, Basketball, Soccer, Origami, Art, etc.

School provided lunches

No

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

Vegetarian and halal

Sports activities included

Soccer, Basketball, etc.

Sports facilities at the school

Gymnasium and playground

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

No

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

It is an international primary school catering to the international community operates alongside a Japanese state elementary school.
Students are able to gain valuable experience participating in numerous large scale exchange activities and Japanese cultural events.

Teaching approach of the school

IB PYP certified. School mission and education philosophy promote the balance of acquiring knowledge, developing skills and promoting positive attitudes and attributes that will contribute to every students' capability to be inspired lifelong learners .

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: shibuya@jies.jp
School's webpage: www.jies.jp
Address: 150-0001 Tōkyō-to, Shibuya-ku, Jingūmae, 4-20-12 Japan